Govt and private schools will open on Sept 1 for students; Aug 19 for staff, the Ministry of Education confirmed in its statement.
Qatar , Qatar
04 August 2020, 12:00 AM
01 September 2020, 12:00 AM
Qatar ministry of Education has announced that government and private schools will open for the academic year 2020-21 on first of September, according to local Qatari media.
Schools staff will return to work by August 19 and students will start classes on first of September, 2020, the Ministry said in an announcement on its website.
“Attendance is mandatory for staff and students,” the statement said.
The Ministry confirmed that it is working closely with schools administrations to put in place the necessary plans and procedures to ensure the safety of staff and students.The fourth phase of the gradual lifting of restrictions begins on September 1.
“All schools are required to fully comply with the precautionary measures to maintain safe environments for all parties involved in the educational process,” the Ministry said.